By Edward K. Chung
Over a million humans undergo middle assaults every year within the usa by myself. center illness Is Our no 1 reason behind demise. yet Many middle assaults Are Preventable, And center issues could be handled. should you Or your family were Touched via heart problems, a hundred Questions And solutions approximately middle assault And similar Cardiac difficulties bargains support. popular heart specialist Edward okay. Chung, MD, attracts Upon a long time Of scientific adventure to provide Authoritative, sensible solutions in your questions on motives Of middle assaults, center assault Prevention, healing procedures, Post-Treatment caliber Of existence, assets Of aid and masses extra. Written In undeniable Language For The Lay Reader, together with an exact Interview With considered one of Dr. Chung's sufferers, This publication is a useful source For someone dealing with The actual And Emotional Turmoil Of This scary ailment.
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Some of them include pulmonary embolism (blood clots in the lung arteries), a pneumothorax (a collapsed lung), and pneumonia (infection and inflammation of the lungs). Then, too, you could be experiencing severe asthma, pulmonary hypertension (elevated BP in the arteries carrying blood to the lungs; see Myocarditis inflammation of the heart muscle. Pericarditis infection or inflammation of the pericardium. Aortic dissection a tear of main artery leading from the left ventricle. Pulmonary embolism blood clots in the lung arteries.
Obese people are at greater risk for high BP regardless of age and gender. Reducing your body weight by only 5 to 10 pounds will improve BP significantly. By and large, most people in the United States consume 5 to 6 times more salt daily than their bodies need. For some people, a high salt intake seriously intensifies high BP. An inactive lifestyle—lack of physical exercise—can have a causal affect, resulting in high BP in certain individuals. Heredity also plays a role in high BP; it seems to run in the same family and can coexist with environmental and economic factors.
Men who are 45 years old and older, and women who are 55 years old and older); or women in premature menopause. , cholesterol or triglyceride or both); • diabetes mellitus (explained in more detail in Question 28); • cigarette smoking; • obesity • a sedentary lifestyle (being physically inactive); and • emotional stress. Lipids cholesterol and triglycerides. Diabetes mellitus the inability of the body to properly produce or respond to insulin. Emotional stress is a major risk factor that you might consider less important because it is not evident as a physical process.
100 Q&A About Heart Attack and Related Cardiac Problems by Edward K. Chung